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Get Values in Range with Google Sheets APIon New Event from Confection API

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Getting Started

This integration creates a workflow with a Confection trigger and Google Sheets action. When you configure and deploy the workflow, it will run on Pipedream's servers 24x7 for free.

  1. Select this integration
  2. Configure the New Event trigger
    1. Connect your Confection account
    2. Configure timer
    3. Configure Event Name
  3. Configure the Get Values in Range action
    1. Connect your Google Sheets account
    2. Optional- Select a Drive
    3. Select a Spreadsheet
    4. Select a Sheet Name
    5. Configure Range
  4. Deploy the workflow
  5. Send a test event to validate your setup
  6. Turn on the trigger

Details

This integration uses pre-built, open source components from Pipedream's GitHub repo. These components are developed by Pipedream and the community, and verified and maintained by Pipedream.

To contribute an update to an existing component or create a new component, create a PR on GitHub. If you're new to Pipedream component development, you can start with quickstarts for trigger span and action development, and then review the component API reference.

Trigger

Description:Emit new event when a UUID receives a value for the configured **Event Name**. The latest value as well a history of all values ever received for that **Event Name** will be returned.
Version:0.0.1
Key:confection-new-event

Trigger Code

import common from "../common.mjs";
import confection from "../../confection.app.mjs";

export default {
  key: "confection-new-event",
  name: "New Event",
  version: "0.0.1",
  dedupe: "unique",
  description:
    "Emit new event when a UUID receives a value for the configured **Event Name**. The latest value as well a history of all values ever received for that **Event Name** will be returned.",
  props: {
    ...common.props,
    eventName: {
      propDefinition: [
        confection,
        "eventName",
      ],
      description:
        "Provide the event name to watch. All accounts have `loadtime` & `pageviewBatch` events by default.",
    },
  },
  methods: {
    ...common.methods,
    /**
     * Get summary for the triggered event
     *
     * @param {string} uuid - Emitted data UUID
     */
    getSummary(uuid) {
      return `New ${this.eventName} event with UUID: ${uuid}`;
    },
    /**
     * Get data from Confection Live API
     *
     * @param {string} lastTimestamp - Start of results time frame
     * @param {string} timestamp - End of results time frame
     */
    getSourceData(lastTimestamp, timestamp) {
      return this.confection.getNewEvent(
        this.eventName,
        lastTimestamp,
        timestamp,
      );
    },
  },
  run: common.run,
};

Trigger Configuration

This component may be configured based on the props defined in the component code. Pipedream automatically prompts for input values in the UI and CLI.
LabelPropTypeDescription
ConfectionconfectionappThis component uses the Confection app.
timer$.interface.timer
N/Adb$.service.dbThis component uses $.service.db to maintain state between component invocations.
Event NameeventNamestring

Provide the event name to watch. All accounts have loadtime & pageviewBatch events by default.

Trigger Authentication

Confection uses API keys for authentication. When you connect your Confection account, Pipedream securely stores the keys so you can easily authenticate to Confection APIs in both code and no-code steps.

Find your account ID and API keys here: https://dashboard.confection.io/my-keys

Need an account? Using Confection for the first time? Please see our quick-start guide: https://confection.io/quick-start/pipedream

About Confection

Confection collects, stores, and distributes data in a way that's unaffected by client-side disruptions involving cookies, cross-domain scripts, and device IDs. It's also compliant with global privacy laws so it’s good for people too.

Action

Description:Get values from a range of cells using A1 notation.
Version:0.0.8
Key:google_sheets-get-values-in-range

Action Code

import googleSheets from "../../google_sheets.app.mjs";

export default {
  key: "google_sheets-get-values-in-range",
  name: "Get Values in Range",
  description: "Get values from a range of cells using A1 notation.",
  version: "0.0.8",
  type: "action",
  props: {
    googleSheets,
    drive: {
      propDefinition: [
        googleSheets,
        "watchedDrive",
      ],
    },
    sheetId: {
      propDefinition: [
        googleSheets,
        "sheetID",
        (c) => ({
          driveId: googleSheets.methods.getDriveId(c.drive),
        }),
      ],
    },
    sheetName: {
      propDefinition: [
        googleSheets,
        "sheetName",
        (c) => ({
          sheetId: c.sheetId,
        }),
      ],
    },
    range: {
      propDefinition: [
        googleSheets,
        "range",
      ],
    },
  },
  async run() {
    const sheets = this.googleSheets.sheets();

    return (await sheets.spreadsheets.values.get({
      spreadsheetId: this.sheetId,
      range: `${this.sheetName}!${this.range}`,
    })).data.values;
  },
};

Action Configuration

This component may be configured based on the props defined in the component code. Pipedream automatically prompts for input values in the UI.

LabelPropTypeDescription
Google SheetsgoogleSheetsappThis component uses the Google Sheets app.
DrivedrivestringSelect a value from the drop down menu.
SpreadsheetsheetIdstringSelect a value from the drop down menu.
Sheet NamesheetNamestringSelect a value from the drop down menu.
Rangerangestring

The A1 notation of the values to retrieve. E.g., A1:E5

Action Authentication

Google Sheets uses OAuth authentication. When you connect your Google Sheets account, Pipedream will open a popup window where you can sign into Google Sheets and grant Pipedream permission to connect to your account. Pipedream securely stores and automatically refreshes the OAuth tokens so you can easily authenticate any Google Sheets API.

Pipedream requests the following authorization scopes when you connect your account:

emailprofilehttps://www.googleapis.com/auth/drive

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